- Name : Dr. Arpana Vibhuti
- Designation : Associate Professor & Head
- Department : Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Arpana Vibhuti did her Masters in Biotechnology from DDU Gorakhpur University, UP in 2002. She was awarded Gold Medal in M.Sc. Afterwards she received Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology Delhi and University of Pune in 2008. Her area of Doctoral research was to investigate candidate gene polymorphisms in association of respiratory disorders like COPD.
She qualified NET-JRF & LS, GATE, obtained postdoctoral fellowships from DBT, ICMR (India) and NIH (USA).
After completing her Ph.D. she has done postdoctoralship from National Institute of Immunology Delhi & University of Pennsylvania USA (which is among world’s top 10 universities). During the postdoctoral tenure, area of research was to investigate role of b-Arrestins in GPCR cell signalling and sepsis and treatment. She has 9 years of research experiences including her Ph.D. and Post Doctoral tenure and 1.5 years teaching experience. She has worked as an Assistant Professor in Amity University Haryana, before joining SRM University Haryana. She has the specialization in Toxicogenomics, Molecular biology, Immunology and high altitude research. She participated in more than twenty international/national conferences/Workshop.
One of her project entitled ‘Telomeres and telomerase activity in adaptation towards hypobaric hypoxia’ has been recommended by DST-SERB for start up grant in 2015. She has been credited twelve research publications as an author and co-author in peer reviewed International Journals. She is a member of various professional organizations. Apart from that she actively participated in a number of International/National Conferences.